After the Republican party spent years defending U.S. President Donald Trump's behaviour, 10 Republican lawmakers voted to impeach him Wednesday on charges that he incited his supporters to carry out the deadly Jan. 6 attack on Congress.
Experts say years of increasing radicalization and partisanship, a growing fascination with paramilitary groups and the pandemic all led to the Capitol riot. They also say the armed insurrection could be just the beginning.
The Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) reported three new positive cases of COVID-19 on Sunday morning, with one linked to the outbreak at Kapuskasing Extendicare and the other two from individuals residing in the area of Hearst, Hornepayne.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested Sunday at a Moscow airport as he tried to enter the country from Germany, where he had spent five months recovering from nerve agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin.
While critics of Canada's vaccine rollout continue to point to the more accelerated COVID-19 vaccine rollout in the United States, Dr. Anthony Fauci says he isn't planning on American life getting back to some semblance of normality any earlier than Canadian officials are aiming for.
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation's former head of counter-intelligence says it fell to him to tell the RCMP about a spy in the Canadian navy, even though the Canadian Security Intelligence Service was already well aware of Jeffrey Delisle's sale of sensitive secrets to the Russians.